In May 2017 I went to record a session for my friend Steve’s project “The Angstcast Podcast”, talking about a variety of subjects such as public displays of affection, my dislike for the Kardashian family, wrestling and a bit about … Continue reading Guesting on the Angstcast podcast!
At the moment a lot of people have time to think about things, and I am certainly one of those. The head of the company where I currently work has said that they’re probably not going to open until late July, so I haven’t even reached the halfway point from when my last shift was to the next probable one. Anyway, one thing that I think about often is the past and how it shaped me to be who I am today, but I realised something in the last few weeks….I think I’m over it. So before I go any … Continue reading Nostalgia defeated!
Life is all about making choices that you’re not entirely sure will pay off or not. I’ve made plenty of life decisions that seemed like a good decision at the time, but in hindsight, they turned out to be big … Continue reading Portugal: A Year Later (and some other stuff)
We Brits grow up on American culture. Most of the shows on our televisions are made in America, the majority of movies in the cinema are from the States, and our radio stations of full of whatever the country has … Continue reading An opportunity too good to turn down….but will probably have to
It has been a while since my last blog entry and until recently I didn’t have anything really worth talking about, or at least nothing that I was motivated to write about, but then I started listening to an audiobook … Continue reading The best laid plans of mice and transwomen
On October 22nd I left Portugal for the final time, leaving behind a job I didn’t like, a city that was very meh (at best) and several people who I know I will never see again (which in the case … Continue reading There’s no place like home
Exactly one year ago at this very minute (I have set this to publish at a very specific time), I woke up following the completion of my transition from male to female. Even now, a full year on, it still … Continue reading One Year Post Surgery
Following on from a recent trip back to the UK to celebrate my birthday, I wrote a blog that basically went along the lines of me wanting to move back to England at the earliest opportunity. Despite my desire to … Continue reading Returning to the UK/Reflections on Portugal
lethargy /ˈlɛθədʒi/ noun a lack of energy and enthusiasm I know that is a very strange way to start a blog, especially for me as I always try to come up with something funny, or at least insightful.. Infact, to … Continue reading Take me home, country roads….or a plane….or train….just anything to get out of Portugal!
Tonight I am on my final day in the first half of my thirties, and there is the likelihood that by the time you read this I will be not only closer to forty than I am thirty, but also … Continue reading Reflecting on being 34